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Spacecom supplies capacity to Angolan satellite firm

Monday 11 November 2019 | 10:28 CET | News
Spacecom has announced that an Angolan satellite services company has signed a contract for C-Band HTS capacity on the newly launched Amos-17 communication satellite. The Angolan company will utilise capacity on Amos-17 primarily for cellular backhaul to better connect rural and low-density communities.   

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Spacecom
Countries: Angola
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